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Noel Hill on the night of his assault on St Stephen’s Day, 2008

A Connemara builder has been sentenced to seven years in prison with the final three years suspended for an assault on traditional Irish musician Noel(...)

During the assault, Noel Hill was punched severely in the mouth and left eye. He was knocked to the ground where he was kicked in the head and body. He spent three weeks in hospital and underwent lengthy reconstructive surgery to his eye socket.

A Connemara builder will be sentenced in July for an assault on traditional Irish musician Noel Hill in a pub toilet on St Stephen’s night seven years(...)

Magician (left) will run in the St James’s Palace Stakes at Ascot on Tuesday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dawn Approach, Magician and Toronado are all set to clash at Royal Ascot on Tuesday after a field of nine was declared for the St James’s Palace Stake(...)

Jim Bolger’s Dawn Approach dominates the betting on the back of an unbeaten two-year-old campaign. Photograph: Inpho

Dawn Approach will have to beat a maximum of 13 opponents if he is to graduate to Classic glory in Saturday’s Qipco 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket (...)

Trading Leather (right) may run in Leopardstown’s Ballysax Stakes.

Dawn Approach is the headline act but a first sighting of Jim Bolger’s team of potential Classic colts could be made at Leopardstown on Sunday (...)